License Manager Utility

The License Manager utility allows you to manage ABBYY SDK licenses. To start the License Manager, run the activation script activateFREngine.command and select the necessary option in the console. With the help of the ABBYY SDK 12 License Manager you can activate, deactivate, or update a license and view the properties of an activated license.

The following license information is available in the ABBYY SDK 12 License Manager

Column Description
Serial number The ABBYY FineReader Engine 12 serial number.
Functionality subset The functionality subset of the license (Developer or Runtime, and any license limitations, e.g., Trial).
Expiration date The expiration date.

License parameters

Select License parameters to view, in addition to the license properties described in the above table, the detailed information about the features that are allowed by your license: text types, export formats, additional modules, etc. See the full list of possible features in the Modules section.

Activating, updating, or deactivating the license

To activate a new license, select Activate license on the first screen and follow the instructions.

To update or deactivate one of the available licenses, select it in the list of all licenses, then select Update license or Deactivate license. License update may be performed by e-mail or via the Internet connection. Deactivation is possible only via the Internet.

Runtime license emulation

You can use your Developer's license in the Runtime emulated mode. This allows you to test your application which uses the ABBYY FineReader Engine 12 library.

To try emulation, select the Developer License in the list and choose License emulation method: Developer; it will change to License emulation method: Emulate runtime. You may now select License parameters emulation settings, go through the list of available modules, and disable those modules which will not be available in your Runtime License. Note that you can still select only those modules which are supported by your Developer License.

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